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The stock fujikura shaft in the ignite driver/wood. How stiff is the xstiff?

 

I know also that swing speed is not everything, but I know mine is at least 105. If that helps.

 

What is the difference between to flimsy or to stiff? What would they cause....

 

Any help is appreciated I've never seen the xstiff...whats it like?.......thanks

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I think its hard giving anyone a shaft recomendation or how one feels over another becasue everyones SS and tempo is different.

 

I posted earlier on the CLubmakers forum that flex has more to due with tempo than actual head speed.

If someone has a quick transistion, and fast SS, he or she may unload and load the a weak flexed shaft twice before impact. If someone has a smooth transition but is playing a shaft that is to weak he or she may never unload the shaft becasue the head lags behind the ball.

 

I think that the shaft should be fitted to tempo and transitions from the down swing.

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The stock fujikura shaft in the ignite driver/wood. How stiff is the xstiff?

 

I know also that swing speed is not everything, but I know mine is at least 105. If that helps.

 

What is the difference between to flimsy or to stiff? What would they cause....

 

Any help is appreciated I've never seen the xstiff...whats it like?.......thanks

 

 

I think its hard giving anyone a shaft recomendation or how one feels over another becasue everyones SS and tempo is different.

 

I posted earlier on the CLubmakers forum that flex has more to due with tempo than actual head speed.

If someone has a quick transistion, and fast SS, he or she may unload and load the a weak flexed shaft twice before impact. If someone has a smooth transition but is playing a shaft that is to weak he or she may never unload the shaft becasue the head lags behind the ball.

 

I think that the shaft should be fitted to tempo and transitions from the down swing.

 

 

From the comments noted, yes it all depends on how you load the shaft with transition and many other variables.

 

However, I've played a Nike Ignite with the stock Fuji shiaft in Stiff Flex. I've a 105 swing speeed similiar to yours and this is one of the weakest stock stiff shafts I have ever played.

 

Best advice is demo one on a demo day with the many flexes available. Hitting into a net will not allow you to see the true ball flight.

 

Hope this helps. :)

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